Archives for September 2017

Sweet Potato Chaat

I have a thing for international dishes, and in particular street food. I can’t pass up a good street taco, chicken dish, or larb. For the most part I’m drawn to Asian dishes, but it was only a matter of time before I gave Indian street food a try. Chaat is a type of Indian […]

Sweet Peppers Stuffed with Beef and Jasmine Rice

Years ago (seriously YEARS ago), I took horseback riding lessons in the evening. My mom was still at work so my grandmother would take me and I’d have dinner at her house afterwards. She would make these great meatballs with rice and tomato sauce called Porcupine Meatballs. That was her go-to dinner since she could […]

Baked Blueberry Banana Protein Donuts

To all those who claimed I’d never be able to look at a donut again after working for a few years in a donut shop, I say “Pah, you clearly underestimate me.” I have standards but there aren’t many donuts that I don’t like. The couple exceptions are glazed (way too plain and yawn-worthy) and […]

Quick and Easy Cake Mix Waffles

Yesterday was a bit of an adventure. One of those teaching moments as a parent I suppose I’ll call it. The Kid and I were on our way to the bookstore and I was stopped at a light behind another car, getting ready to make a left hand turn. Suddenly bang from behind! I looked […]

5 Copycat Complete Cookie Recipes

Have you seen the Lenny and Larry’s Complete Cookies that the world is fast becoming addicted to? They’re vegan protein cookies that don’t taste like protein cookies.  In fact, with a quick 20-30 seconds in the microwave and you’d never guess they’re protein cookies. Over the past year, I’ve managed to recreate several of the […]